08 Jul 2024

Owl At Chichester Canal Basin

The team at Covers Timber & Builders Merchants has lent their expertise to Chestnut Tree House’s The Big Hoot. The outdoor art trail will feature 30 owl sculptures, each uniquely decorated by local and national artists, which ...

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15 Jun 2024

Join Us for a Unique Chinese Takeaway Cruise Experience on Chichester Canal!

We’re thrilled to announce our exclusive Chinese Takeaway Cruises on the picturesque Chichester Canal! Treat yourself to an unforgettable evening combining the serene beauty of the canal with the delectable tastes of authentic Chinese cuisine. Cruise Dates: ...

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16 Apr 2024

Our rowing boat season is officially open

Our rowing boat season is officially open on Chichester Canal! Immerse yourself in nature’s symphony as you row along the serene waters, surrounded by wildlife and the melodious calls of birds.Spot graceful swans gliding by, hear the ...

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19 Feb 2024

Welcome aboard Kingfisher this Spring

We’re thrilled to announce that our daily boat trips along the stunning Chichester Canal will be reopening this spring! Get ready to embark on a memorable journey aboard the majestic Kingfisher and explore the beauty of the ...

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18 Feb 2024


Hop aboard for an egg-citing adventure this Easter! Our Easter Bunny Trips along the picturesque Chichester Canal are now open for bookings! Don’t miss out on this delightful family experience. Book your tickets online today! Booking available ...

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01 Feb 2024

Laser Show On Chichester Canal

This free event is being organised by Chichester District Council, thanks to funding from the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF). The shows will be taking place on Friday 16 and Saturday 17 February, with two performances scheduled ...

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19 Jan 2024

Boats fly over the Basin

It’s time for an MOT and some on site maintenance On a cold and sunny day last week, Kingfisher and the tugs were lifted from the water. Coussens, the crane contractor, did a magnificent job as usual, ...

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18 Jan 2024

Family fun day

Join us for this free event Drop into the Canal Heritage Centre on Monday 12th February between 10 am and 3 pm with the children (up to 11 years). The theme this time is ‘Create It, Make ...

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08 Jan 2024

Boat lifts

A spectacle to behold On 10th January 2024  Chichester Canal Trust will be lifting various  boats from the Canal Basin to land on the south side of the car park  so there will be no parking from ...

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10 Dec 2023

Christmas closure

Thank you and Happy Christmas! Please note our Christmas closure.  

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